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  1. disposition your usual mood
  2. predisposed made susceptible
  3. avoirdupois weight a system of weights based on the 16-ounce pound
  4. security deposit the amount of collateral a customer deposits with a broker when borrowing from the broker to buy securities
  5. hepatitis B an acute (sometimes fatal) form of viral hepatitis caused by a DNA virus that tends to persist in the blood serum and is transmitted by sexual contact or by transfusion or by ingestion of contaminated blood or other bodily fluids
  6. poverty trap a situation in which an increase in income results in a loss of benefits so that you are no better off
  7. frontispiece an illustration facing the title page of a book
  8. predispose make susceptible
  9. fortuitousness the quality of happening accidentally and by lucky chance
  10. hypophysectomised having the pituitary gland removed by surgery
  11. hypophosphorous acid a clear or yellow monobasic acid (H3PO2)
  12. fortuitous lucky; occurring by happy chance
  13. Hilbert space a metric space that is linear and complete and (usually) infinite-dimensional
  14. hypophysectomized having the pituitary gland removed by surgery
  15. inverted pleat a box pleat reversed so that the fullness is turned inward
  16. hundred thousand the cardinal number that is the fifth power of ten
  17. Cape Verde escudo the basic unit of money on Cape Verde; equal to 100 centavos
  18. Alfred de Musset French poet and writer (1810-1857)
  19. Hub of the Universe state capital and largest city of Massachusetts
  20. liver disease a disease affecting the liver